Around Town

Posted: Friday, April 01, 2005

Today

Board of directors meeting, 9 a.m., teleconference, Southeast Alaska Regional Dive Fisheries Association. Details: 874-3110.

Living will workshop, 9 a.m.-noon, Juneau Senior Center. Sponsored by Alaska Legal Services Corp. Details: 463-6196.

Low-impact exercise, 10 a.m., Juneau Senior Center and Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 789-0125.

"The Diversity Challenge: Overcoming History" lecture, noon, Alaska State Museum. Lecture given by professor Steven Haycox. Free to public. Event part of Diversity Week.

Organ music, noon, State Office Building. Player J. Allan MacKinnon.

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, noon-1 p.m. every Friday, Northern Light United Church, 400 11th St.

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

Boys & Girls Club of Juneau, 2:30-7 p.m. every Friday (noon-7 p.m. on days school is closed or dismissal is earlier), 8825 Mallard St. (behind the Nugget Mall). Open Lab 5-6 p.m.; Power Hour 3-5 p.m.; and Movie Tournament 4:30-6:30 p.m. Details: 790-4534, 790-4535.

"Essential Fish Habitat in Shallow Nearshore Waters of Southeastern Alaska," 3:30 p.m., Anderson Building, Room 221. Seminar by Scott W. Johnson. Details: 465-6441.

"Juneau's Melting Pot" exhibit, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Event part of Diversity Week.

UAS student juried art exhibit and reception, 4:30-6:30 p.m., JAHC Gallery. Details: 586-ARTS.

Crew and skipper gathering, 4:30-9 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Sponsored by JYC Sailing Squadron. Details: 723-9003.

Gamblers Anonymous meeting, 5 p.m. every Friday, Assembly Building, 211 Fourth Street, Suite 102.

"Meet Lydia" author and subject reception, 5-6:30 p.m., Sealaska lobby. Meet author Miranda Belarde-Lewis and subject Lydia Mills. Details: 463-4844.

Discovery Southeast! dinner and auction, 5:30-9:30 p.m., ANB Hall. Fundraiser event. Details: Barbara, 586-3141.

University of Alaska Alumni and Friends Association dinner and auction, 6-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Treadwell Room. Fund-raiser. Details: Margaret, 465-1493.

Water Walking, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Low-impact water exercise class. Details: 586-5325.

Cribbage, 7 p.m. every Friday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: 463-6175.

"Women Gone but Not Forgotten" lecture, 6 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Lecture on early women legislators of Juneau. Event part of Diversity Week.

Narcotics Anonymous "Friday Freedom Group," 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower floor conference room.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7:30 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Saturday, April 2

Book sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church. Details: 789-5152.

"April in Paris" children's program, 10 a.m., downtown library. Details: 586-5303.

Canine good citizen class, 10-11 a.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School commons. Sponsored by Capital Kennel Club. Details: 586-3353.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 10-11 a.m., Juneau Public Health Center. Details: 789-8884.

Juneau Travel Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Sponsored by Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau. Details: 586-1737.

Free admission, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Event part of Diversity Week.

Q&A with curators of "Fish Trap," noon-1 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Event part of Diversity Week.

"Offshore Aquaculture: The Federal Government's Push to Allow Fish Farming in Federal Waters" lecture, 1 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Lecture by Paula Terrel. Details: 465-2901.

"Table 3:20" free meal, 1-2:30 p.m., Salvation Army. Meal, music and short inspiration. Details: 586-2136.

"Meet Lydia" book signing, 1-3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Author Miranda Belarde-Lewis. Event part of Diversity Week. Details: 586-3572.

Polaris House, 1-4 p.m., 1705 Anka St. No. 1, on the way to Costco. Details: 780-6775.

"Bowl for Kids' Sake," 1:30-11 p.m., Channel Bowl. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southeast Alaska fundraiser. Details: 586-3350.

Tlingit Language Circle, 2-4 p.m. every Saturday, Naakaani Room at the Goldbelt Hotel. Gather to speak Tlingit, share stories and learn from one another. Details: 790-4990.

Native gallery tour, 3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Event part of Diversity Week.

Rainforest Yoga's annual board meeting, 3 p.m., yoga studio. Yoga fun with board meeting to follow.

Douglas ANB/ANS Camp #3 meeting, 3-5 p.m., Douglas library. New members welcome. Details: Kitty, 586-3942.

Family Bead Circle, 3:30-5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 4th and Main Streets. This drop-in and free activity is offered every Saturday through April. Details: 586-3572.

"Spring for the Arts" gala concert and auction, 5 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School Commons. Benefit for the Juneau Community Charter School. Details: Kevin, 789-5758.

Storytelling, 7 p.m., Friendly Planet. Free event part of Diversity Week.

Saturday Night Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center, 3412 Glacier Highway, lower conference room.

Sunday, April 3

Adult Children of Alcoholic or Dysfunctional Families and Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly Chambers, across from Marine Park.

Interfaith gathering, 1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Event part of Diversity Week.

Folkdancing, 6 p.m., Downtown Juneau Racquet Club. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers, there is no charge for instruction. Partners are not required and beginners are welcome. Details: 364-2334.

Debtors Anonymous "Steps to Prosperity" group, 7 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th Street.

• Around Town is a listing of local nonprofit events. To be included, notices should be dropped off at 3100 Channel Drive. They can also be faxed to 586-3028 or e-mailed to the newsroom clerk at nrclerk@juneauempire.com. Deadline is noon two days prior to the event.



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